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godiva chocolates [free birthday treats] 16

godiva chocolates [free birthday treats]

Today is my birthday. I was going to do a regular post but then it seemed silly to not acknowledge my own birthday on my own blog. So here I am, acknowledging it. I was a little freaked out a...

pumpkin patches and jack o’ lanterns 4

pumpkin patches and jack o’ lanterns

I haven’t made a jack o’ lantern in ages and I really wanted to make one this weekend. Jake and I took his younger son, S., over to the pumpkin patch in Mira Mesa to pick out a pumpkin and...

not a real post 7

not a real post

This isn’t a real post. I know it looks like a real post, but it isn’t. I intended to do another full post for today, but now I’m tired and it’s late and I don’t want to. Instead, I leave...

san diego cheese crawl 11

san diego cheese crawl

To follow the Bacon Crawl I organized earlier this year, I took my co-workers on a little Cheese Crawl of San Diego! We originally intended to go to four places but we all cried uncle after three, and considering we...

best cheap eats in san diego, ca 6

best cheap eats in san diego, ca

This post is written as a part of ShopMoxie’s Best of the US Series! San Diego is filled to the brim with fancy places here and there. As a local, you’ll rarely find me eating out Downtown or in the...

aloha island lei – beautiful leis from hawaii! 5

aloha island lei – beautiful leis from hawaii!

Earlier in the summer, I received these beautiful Hawaiian Leis from Aloha Island Lei. They must have figured out my favorite colors or something because I’m sure this is something I would have picked out on my own! The one...

milton’s crackers – prize pack winner 0

milton’s crackers – prize pack winner

I hope everyone had a pleasant enough weekend. Mine was filled with red gerbera daisies, carnitas tacos, the Spring Valley swap meet and Lego Lord of the Rings! Now that the weekend is looking at me in the rear view...

dos equis “most interesting dinner” recap 2

dos equis “most interesting dinner” recap

A couple of weeks ago I had the great fortune to attend the Dos Equis “Most Interesting Dinner” with Craig Thornton of Wolvesmouth, which took place during Comic Con and was . I didn’t actually go to Comic Con, but...